What does Alcindor mean?
Alcindor /al-cin-dor/ [3 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Greek derivation, and the meaning of Alcindor is "strong; man's defender, warrior". Alcindor is a version of Alcander (Greek) with the prefix Alci-. Alcindor is also a variant of Alexander (Greek).
How popular is Alcindor?
Alcindor is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#44430 out of 150436, Top 30%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Alexander (#8 a year ago) is the only prominent variation form of Alcindor (not ranked). Forms like Alcinder are uncommon. Adoption of this boy name was at its peak in 2009 (usage of 0.996%) and has become significantly less since (usage 0.992%, ▼0.4%). Alexander (#8) is the most fashionable birth name in this compilation, with this name having a rebound in usage. Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the boy name Alcindor and associated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)